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‘Where Our Wild Things Are’ Nocturnal Tour

South

8 July 2022 - 5 August 2022

Join experienced guides on a nocturnal journey into the nightlife of Hobart’s very special bushland reserves. See, hear and track wildlife hunting and foraging after sunset. Learn about their weird and wild behaviours and get…

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Kids

Play and Create

South

11 July 2022

Join Recycle Create Play and make musical instruments from everyday objects that would otherwise end up in waste while learning about recycling and how musical instruments work. Suitable for ages 5 – 10 yrs. Children…

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Kids

Waterworks Nature Play

South

11 July 2022 - 18 July 2022

Join for an adventurous session of nature play at its finest! Activities include mud play, potions, cubby building, nature investigations, creating with ropes, whittling sticks, tree climbing, bushcraft, and whatever else you can imagine. July…

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Kids

QMAG School Holiday Program

North

11 July 2022 - 15 July 2022

Check out the QMAG School Holiday Program! Activities include exploring Mars and learning about Australia’s egg-laying animals. Activities are for children 5 to 12 and cost $15

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Workshop

Robotics Beginners Workshop: Wall Dodging Robot

South

13 July 2022 - 20 July 2022

Join for a hands-on introduction into the world of Arduino for absolute beginners. This is step-by-step workshop to build your wall dodge robot. You’ll learn about all the parts and their functions. All materials are…

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Kids

Winter Bike and Hike – Go Wild Go Solo

South

14 July 2022

Join for a bike and hike into the south-western wildlands of kunanyi/Mt Wellington for an expedition to one of Tasmania’s most spectacular waterfalls. Spend the day cycling through mixed forest along the Pipeline Track then…

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Kids

Build your own Arduino-based Snake Game

South

16 July 2022 - 23 July 2022

Have a blast from the past! Build your own Arduino-based version of the classic phone game Snake & then play! This 1.5 hour, hands-on workshop is for everyone, beginners and enthusiasts of any age, and…

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Lecture

The blue biotechnology revolution – Clean and green foods and bioproducts from the ocean

South

27 July 2022

Australia’s marine territory is vast, pristine and protected. It harbours the next generation of environmentally responsible resources and products, such as bioplastics made from kelp, complementary medicines made from seaweed, beauty products extracted from fish…

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Festival

Australian Antarctic Festival

South

24 August 2022 - 28 August 2022

The Australian Antarctic Festival returns to its normal biennial schedule after having been cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This free, five-day event provides an insight into Antarctic exploration, both historic and contemporary,…

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Conference

Climate Change and Tasmanian Production Forests

South

29 August 2022

Climate change poses a considerable challenge to forest managers. This one-day symposium will provide an overview of key issues likely to be faced in Tasmanian production forests under a changing climate, as well as outlining…

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